**Q1. In a zoo, there are rabbits and pigeons. If heads are counted, there are 340 heads and if legs are counted there are 1060 legs. How many pigeons are there?**

(a) 120

(b) 150

(c)180

(d)170

(e) None of these

**Q2. A vendor sells his articles at a certain profit percentage. If he sells his articles at 1/3 of the actual selling price, then he incurs a loss of 40%. What is his actual profit percentage?**

(a) 72%

(b) 120%

(c) 80%

(d) 150%

(e) None of these

**Q3.A reduction of 20% in the price of sugar enables a housewife to purchase 6 kg more for Rs. 240. What is the original price per kg of sugar?**

(a) Rs. 10 per kg

(b)Rs. 8 per kg

(c) Rs. 6 per kg

(d) Rs. 5 per kg

(e) None of these

**Q4. Cost price of 12 oranges is equal to the selling price of 9 oranges and the discount on 10 oranges is equal to the profit on 5 oranges. What is the percentage point difference between the profit percentage and discount percentage?**

(a) 20

(b) 22.22

(c) 16.66

(d) 15

(e) None of these

**Q5.A trader marks-up his goods by 80% and gives discount of 25%. Besides it he weighs 10% less amount while selling his goods. What is the net profit of trader?**

(a) 50%

(b) 35%

(c) 45%

(d) 55%

(e) None of these

**Q6. The difference between interest received by A and B is Rs. 18 on Rs. 1500 for 3 year. What is the difference in rate of interest?**

(a) 1%

(b) 2.5%

(c) 0.5%

(d) 0.4%

(e) None of these

**Q7.Jalela and Dalela have to clear their respective loans by paying 3 equal annual installments of Rs. 30000 each. Jalela pays @ 10% per annum of simple interest while Dalela pays 10% per annum compound interest. What is the difference in their payments?**

(a) Rs. 300

(b)Rs. 425

(c) Rs. 245

(d) Rs. 333.33

(e) None of these

**Q8.Shyam Lal takes a loan of Rs. 10500 at 10% p.a. compounded annually which is to be repaid in two equal annual installments. One at the end of one year and the other at the end of the second year. The value of each installments is:**

(a) 5987

(b) 6050

(c) 6352.5

(d) 5678.5

(e) None of these

**Q9.A tank has two inlet pipes which can fill the empty tank in 12 hours and 15 hours working alone and one outlet pipe which can empty the full tank in 8 hours working alone. The inlet pipes are kept open for all the time but the outlet pipe was opened after 2 hours for one hour and then again closed for 2 hours then once again opened for one hour. This pattern of outlet pipe continued till the tank got completely filled. In how many hours the tank has been filed, working on the given pattern?**

(a) 8 hours 24 minutes

(b)10 hours 15 minutes

(c) 9 hours 10 minutes

(d) 9 hours 6 minutes

(e) None of these

**Q10.Pascal and Rascal are two workers. Working together they can complete the whole work in 10 hours. If the Pascal worked for 2.5 hours and Rascal worked for 8.5 hours, still there was half of the work to be done. In how many hours Pascal working alone, can complete the whole work?**

(a) 24 hours

(b)17 1/7 hours

(c) 40 hours

(d) Can’t be determined

(e) None of these